Phil Smith


Assassin’s Creed: Origins game director Ashraf Ismael talks combat

The big man of Assassin’s Creed: Origins, Ashraf Ismael, explains why It’s the end of the road for paired-animation in this developer Q&A video.  Find out how this changes the game, along with details on the wide range of weapons, combos, levels, stats and more. Assassin’s Creed: Origins comes to Xbox One, PS4, and PC on October 27th. For … Continued


Harley-Davidson comes to The Crew 2

When multi-discipline open-world motorised-vehicle game The Crew 2 hits PC, PS4 and Xbox One next year, you’ll be able to get your motor running, then get out on the highway astride a Harley-Davidson Iron 883. The nimble, urban Iron 883 (with its “bare-knuckle minimalism and garage-built style,” it says here) is just the first of several … Continued


Rayman Legends Definitive Edition demo now available on Switch!

If you’ve got a Nintendo Switch, then it’s time to stop whatever you’re doing and download the free Rayman Legends Definitive Edition demo! The demo contains a generous selection of levels, and taking them on (either on your own or in co-op) will give you a good feel for this stunning platformer.  There’s warm-up level … Continued


For Honor Free Weekend starts August 10th

Weekends are great. Free is great. For Honor is great. So why not combine the three? Well, starting on August 10th, we’re doing just that – with a For Honor Free Weekend. If you’ve got a PS4, an Xbox One or a PC, you can get full access to the game for the princely sum … Continued


Get your hands on the hottest Ubisoft titles at gamescom

Hot on the heels of E3, Ubisoft is bringing a stellar lineup to the world’s largest consumer gaming show! Fans will be able to get their hands on Assassin’s Creed Origins, Far Cry 5, Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle, South Park: The Fractured but Whole and The Crew 2. They’ll also be able to take … Continued


Ubicollectibles launch the “SIX Collection” – five smooth operators finally available on vinyl

Many words have been used to describe the Rainbow Six Siege operators: deadly, tactical, skilled. Now Ubicollectibles and Ubiworkshop in collaboration with Ubisoft Montreal are adding “cute” to that list, with the announcement of the SIX Collection – five “chibi” figurines inspired by characters from the game. Each detailed, 10cm tall collectible figurine also comes with … Continued


Rayman Legends Definitive Edition comes to Switch on September 12th

Yes, the critically acclaimed Rayman Legends arrives on Nintendo Switch this September 12th as a Definitive Edition! Rayman and his chums discover a mysterious tent filled with enchanted paintings, and hop through the canvases to take on over 100 epic maps of platforming chaos. To whet your appetite, a free demo will be available to … Continued


Rainbow Six Pro League goes to Asia-Pacific

The Rainbow Six Pro League will be heading east for Season 3 this September! After a year of intense high-level competition in Europe, Latin America and North America, the Pro League is set to go even bigger, opening up to players across Japan, South Korea, Southeast Asia and Australia / New Zealand. Season 3 marks … Continued


Steep – Extreme Pack now available – with Rocket Wings.

If you like Steep you’ll like this: the Extreme Pack is now available for Season Pass owners on Xbox One, PS4 and PC.  It’s also available as a separate purchase (at £7.99) for those who passed up the pass. Check out the snazzy new trailer: The Extreme Pack is the final piece of Season Pass content … Continued